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DCP-LETT-12610

From S. T. Preston   20 May 1880

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Summary

Thanks for CD’s comments on his paper ["On a point relating to brain dynamics", Nature 22 (1880): 29–30].

Contends that self-interest as a motive for conduct is more salutary than is generally thought, and should be considered in the evolution of morality.

Summary

Thanks for CD’s comments on his paper ["On a point relating to brain dynamics", Nature 22 (1880): 29–30].

Contends that self-interest as a motive for conduct is more salutary than is generally thought, and should be considered in the evolution of morality.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12610
From
Preston, S. T.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, Reedworth St, 25
Source of text
DAR 174: 61
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12610,” accessed on 27 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12610

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